1969 Wimbledon Championships

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1969 Wimbledon Championships
Date:   23 June – July 5
Edition:   83rd
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface:   Grass
Location:   Church Road
SW19, Wimbledon,
London, United Kingdom
Champions
Men's Singles
Australia Rod Laver [1]
Women's Singles
United Kingdom Ann Haydon-Jones [2]
Men's Doubles
Australia John Newcombe / Australia Tony Roche [3]
Women's Doubles
Australia Margaret Court / Australia Judy Tegart [4]
Mixed Doubles
Australia Fred Stolle / United Kingdom Ann Haydon-Jones [5]
Boys' Singles
South Africa Byron Bertram
Girls' Singles
Japan Kazuko Sawamatsu
Wimbledon Championships
 < 1968 1970 > 

The 1969 Wimbledon Championships was a tennis tournament that was played on outdoor grass courts. It was the second edition of the event in the Open Era and the 83rd since its formation. It was held at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon, London from 23 June through 5 July 1969. Ann Haydon-Jones became the first British champion; Britain would have to wait 8 years, until the 1977 tournament to see another British winner in the singles competition – Virginia Wade. Rod Laver won the men's singles title and went on to win his second Grand Slam after 1962.

Seniors Champions[edit]

Men's Singles[edit]

Australia Rod Laver defeated Australia John Newcombe, 6–4, 5–7, 6–4, 6–4

Women's Singles[edit]

United Kingdom Ann Haydon-Jones defeated United States Billie Jean King, 3–6, 6–3, 6–2

Men's Doubles[edit]

Australia John Newcombe / Australia Tony Roche defeated Netherlands Tom Okker / United States Marty Riessen, 7–5, 11–9, 6–3

Women's Doubles[edit]

Australia Margaret Court / Australia Judy Tegart defeated United States Patricia Hogan / United States Peggy Michel, 9–7, 6–2

Mixed Doubles[edit]

Australia Fred Stolle / United Kingdom Ann Haydon-Jones defeated Australia Tony Roche / Australia Judy Tegart, 6–2, 6–3

Juniors Champions[edit]

Boys' Singles[edit]

South Africa Byron Bertram defeated Australia John Alexander, 7–5, 5–7, 6–4

Girls' Singles[edit]

Japan Kazuko Sawamatsu defeated South Africa Brenda Kirk 6–1, 1–6, 7–5

Seeds[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Preceded by
1969 French Open
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1969 US Open